SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 25, Pot 3
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the rim, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.4 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.64 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll motif that is repeated four times around the vessel. The scrolls are divided by negative backward S-shaped elements within excised brackets. A white kaolin clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Burial 25, Pot 3.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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